Amazon Echo Show 8 speaker launched in India
Amazon has announced the Echo Show 8 (2nd generation) in India. This device is an upgrade of the Echo Show launched in 2019. The 2nd generation Echo Show 8 sports an 8-inch HD screen, an improved 13-megapixel camera, and dual stereo speakers for balanced sound output. Echo Show 8 can be a great device for video calling. You can start a video call simply by asking Alexa to call whomever you want. The Smart Display can also double as a digital photo frame and display your photo frame throughout the day.
Echo Show 8 has also been launched with upgraded privacy features. The device comes with a new microphone, camera controls and the ability to delete your voice recordings. Like all other new devices with displays, the Echo Show also comes with a built-in cover to turn off the camera if you think Alexa is recording. Also, the Echo Show 8 is a cheaper alternative to the 2nd generation Echo Show 10, which was launched with a swivel display at a price of Rs 24,999. The Echo Show 8 is more compact and can be placed anywhere you like. So let’s take a look at the price and specification of Echo Show 8.
Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd Gen Price and Availability
Amazon Echo Show 8 (2nd gen) has been launched in India for Rs 13,999. However, as an introductory offer, Amazon will sell the device for Rs 11,999 for a limited time period. The smart device will be available in two color variants like Black and White. The Echo Show 8 can be purchased from the website of Amazon India.
Amazon Echo Show 8 2nd Generation Specifications
Amazon Echo Show 8 comes with an 8-inch HD display, which is perfect for watching movies, web series, etc. You can ask Alexa to play your favorite TV series or movies from Amazon Prime Video and Netflix or ask Alexa to play your favorite music from Amazon Prime Music, Spotify, JioSaavn, Apple Music, Hungama music or Gaana. can. Alexa will also show you music playlists or station recommendations based on the song you’re playing on Amazon Prime Music or Spotify.
You can pair your smart home devices like lights, plugs, ACs, fans, TVs, geysers with Alexa and control them from your Echo Show 8. The device can also be used as a security camera as you can in your home and watch live video. Feed from the Echo Show 8’s camera to your smartphone or other Echo Show devices.
Echo Show 8 can be used to set alarm, timer to help users manage their day better. You can ask the device to remind you to pay your telephone, electricity bills on time. The device can also be used as a digital photo frame. You can easily place it in your drawing room and let it play around with your pictures all day.